an association whose members are usually the wives of members of an association with which it is affiliated.
[ley-deez-uh v-th uh-nahyt] /ˈleɪ diz əv ðəˈnaɪt/ noun 1. plural of . [ley-dee-uh v-th uh-nahyt] /ˈleɪ di əv ðəˈnaɪt/ noun, plural ladies-of-the-night. 1. a tropical American shrub, Brunfelsia americana, of the nightshade family, having berrylike yellow fruit and fragrant white flowers.
[ley-deez-in-wey-ting] /ˈleɪ diz ɪnˈweɪ tɪŋ/ noun 1. plural of . [ley-dee-in-wey-ting] /ˈleɪ di ɪnˈweɪ tɪŋ/ noun, plural ladies-in-waiting. 1. a lady who is in attendance upon a queen or princess. 2. Facetious. a woman who is pregnant: flattering fashions for the lady-in-waiting. noun (pl) ladies-in-waiting 1. a lady of a royal household who attends a […]
- Ladies who lunch
noun Women who are well-off, style-conscious, and somewhat conservative in dress: The title character, played by Mia Farrow, is a pampered Upper East Side lady who lunches/ Chic fleet—for tony ladieswholunch [1970+;frasongbyStephenSondheim]
[luh-deen] /ləˈdin/ noun 1. a Rhaeto-Romanic dialect of the southern Tyrol. 2. a dialect of Romansh spoken in the Inn River valley of Grisons canton, Switzerland. 3. a person who speaks Ladin. /læˈdiːn/ noun 1. a Rhaetian dialect spoken in parts of South Tyrol Compare Friulian, Romansch n. Rhaeto-Romanic dialect spoken in Switzerland and Tyrol, […]